Regardless of how you got here, now you’re facing criminal charges for driving under the influence. The officer who arrested you determined that you were under the influence using either field sobriety tests or a device like a breathalyzer. If you think you’re out of options to build a strong legal defense, think again — you may have more ways to defend yourself that you realize.
Sobriety tests are not magically accurate. Each test that officers use to determine insobriety has flaws and weaknesses that you should examine closely. Should you find grounds to challenge the validity of the results, a judge may throw out the charges altogether.
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